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The Superfund Research Center, housed in Environment Hall, received funding to pursue five new projects.

July 20, 2017

Studying Superfunds: Duke Environmental Engineers Investigate How Super-Polluted Areas Affect Early Human Health

As Duke's Superfund Research Center receives another round of funding, environmental engineers discuss how their work helps us learn more about common pollutants.

Participants in the 2016-2017 SENSOR Saturday Academy at the program's final field trip at the Eno River

May 04, 2017

SENSOR Saturday Academy Floats the Eno River

Outreach program to Durham Public Schools encourages thinking like an engineer

May 03, 2017

Melissa & Doug Senior's Company Facilitates Investing in Africa

Senior mechanical engineering major Uzoma Ayogu is helping the country where he was born in by connecting investors with small to medium enterprises in Nigeria

DEI seed grants

May 02, 2017

Energy Initiative Awards Seven New Seed Grants

Total external awards for previous projects have tripled the seed funding investment

May 02, 2017

Duke Electric Vehicle Takes First Place at Shell Eco-Marathon Americas 2017

High-efficiency car built by students posted electric equivalent of nearly 10,000 mpg

May 02, 2017

Students, Doctors Develop Next-Generation Surgical Implants

Undergraduates rapidly prototype biomedical devices on Duke’s 3D metal printer

Platform based on metal nanostructures that allows the lab to dramatically enhance the radiative properties of emitters and other materials.

May 01, 2017

Trapping Light to Enhance Material Properties

Q&A with Maiken Mikkelsen, Nortel Networks Assistant Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and assistant professor of physics

Sullivan Award winners Lauren Harper, left, and Rick Hoyle, right, received their awards from Provost Sally Kornbluth, center.

May 01, 2017

Pratt Civil Engineering Senior Receives 2016 Sullivan Award

Lauren Harper was recognized for her generosity, character and integrity.

Ann Saterbak

April 28, 2017

Saterbak to Lead Redesign of Pratt First-Year Experience

The nationally-recognized engineering education expert will start the new program with a hands-on pilot course for 50 first-year students in this fall.

Members of the OptiBone team display the tool they created in their design class

April 28, 2017

BME Seniors Showcase Projects at 2017 Design Symposium

Students present final design projects to faculty judges and peers during the celebratory event

Professor Mike Bergin with students in Bolivia

April 28, 2017

From Bolivia to India: Of Our Air, Our Environment and Our Health

A career's worth of the world's environment explored with Michael H. Bergin, professor of civil and environmental engineering

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